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Organic wine

Organic wine

Organic wine produced by wine makers, is the result of a reinforcement of the vine’s natural defenses in order to limit treatments. This philosophy requires time. That’s why it takes 20 to 30% more labour with regards to conventional wine production. Organic or bio viticulture, is submitted to a number of obligations which among other […]


Wine matures more rapidly “at home”

Wine matures more rapidly “at home”

The time has come to check the temperature of your wine storage area. Research has shown that a wine that is kept under your stairs at normal room temperature can mature much more rapidly than expected! For years, experts have been telling us to store our wines in adequate premises. To-day scientists have turned their […]


A bubbly demise!

A bubbly demise!

Hong-Kong – Dingxiang Loeng, a very well known 49 years old Chinese businessman, passed away this morning in his suite in the Shangri-La hotel. It is during a party that had been organized on his behalf for his birthday that the man died in front of his 217 guests. Violently hit on the forehead by […]


Sotheby’s is using eBay to increase its audience

Sotheby’s is using eBay to increase its audience

In the month of August and for the first time, Sotheby’s and EBay join forces in order to increase sales. These two great names in the world of auctions, Sotheby’s and EBay have gotten together a new auction site for art, wines and other collector items, on the popular online site! The two firms have […]


The grand crus record placements of all time

The grand crus record placements of all time

For certain hesitant, irrational and incompetent opponents, have declared that wine is not a good investment! Therefore, to pull the carpet from under their feet, here are a few record sales, barely bettered by a few art sales and nothing else! The 153rd auction of the Hospices de Beaune that took place at Christies’s France […]


Get drunk!

Get drunk!

One should always be drunk. Everything is there: it is the only question. In order to avoid the terrible burden of Time, leaning on your shoulders and bowing you to the ground, you must get drunk without respite. But with what? Wine, poetry, virtue, take your pick; but get drunk. And if sometimes, on the […]


COUNTERFEIT: France and China sign a letter of intention.

COUNTERFEIT: France and China sign a letter of intention.

On the 23rd of April, following a communiqué, the secretary of state for external commerce has announced China’s and France’s will to lead the battle against wine and liquor counterfeits. The level of counterfeited bottles took on overwhelming proportions these last few years due to an increase in the demand for fine wines. According to […]


PRIVILEGED SUMMER

PRIVILEGED SUMMER

For the majority of the peoples, summer is synonymous with holidays, in other words relaxing, pleasures and serenity. Forget the stress, the return to being idle, sports, reading, traveling, and a return to the source. Therefore, summer is a privileged moment for us to take the time for thought on the different catalogs of life […]